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Lantana camara L.; lantana

Shrub; leaves opposite, simple, fragrant, ovate, base truncate to rounded, margin toothed, apex acute, surface wrinkled; inflorescence a pedicellate cluster of sessile flowers; corolla changing color with age (yellow becoming orange common in wild/naturalized plants, other colors found in cultivation); drupe fruits black, borne in dense clusters.

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Standley (1930) reports that the plant is reputed to have stimulant and tonic properties, being used to treat intestinal and throat problems.